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Daily Announcements

Dedicated to those who served in 9/11 and after in conjunction with 9/11.org Day of Service Tribute Movement, the South School is holding a used book drive this month. 

We will be collecting books until Tuesday, September 30th.  The books will then be donated to the YMCA for use in their after school programs.  

Welcome Back! Check here monthly for updates and communications from Principal Stevens and important dates to put on your calendar.  For this month's issue, click here.

The South School Band and Chorus will starting up soon. Registration forms for both groups will be sent home the week of September 8th and can be accessed here. We will have two bands...beginning and experienced.

The experienced band will meet on Tuesdays from 2:15-3:00, beginners will have lessons on Wednesdays after school, and the chorus will meet on Thursdays from 2:15-3:00. Please consider having your child join band, chorus, or both!

Healthy Smiles will be back at the South School on Monday, 9/22 and Tuesday 9/23 for complimentary preventative dental exams that include, a dental screening, cleaning, sealants, fluoride varnish, and patient education and instruction.

To participate please look for the handout sent home or click here for more information.

Join the Community Group that is interested in promoting 
the new PreK-12 School Bui

Volunteers are needed to work towards the passage of the debt exclusion vote in November 2014.

Please call Karen Santorelli at the kikisanto@verizon.net if you are willing to join the effort that will benefit the whole town.

Student Safety Reminders

Pick Up/Drop Off - Please do not stop in front of the school building. Pull around to the farthest parking lot. This will allow buses and cars to get off of South Franklin Street much quicker.

Buses - When buses are loading or unloading in front of the school building and red lights are flashing, cars should not be passing.

South Franklin Street - Parking in front of the yellow pole on the south side creates a visibility issue for the crossing guard. Please do not park there if loading or unloading.

Speed Limit/Crosswalk - Please keep your speed at or below the 20 MPH posted limit. Stop for anybody in crosswalks. 

Thank you for keeping South School students safe!

Old Colony YMCA
Before and After School Programs 
The Old Colony Y is proud to be continuing their two school age child care programs in Holbrook for the ‘14'-15' school year. They are delighted to be able to serve Holbrook children through before and after school programs in both the Kennedy School and South School.

For information and questions, please contact the YMCA at 781-341-2016 ext. 290 or visit their Registration Website or click here for the brochure.

South School
Breakfast and Lunch Prices

Breakfast - $1.50
Lunch - $2.50

Reduced and free lunch forms will be sent home upon the beginning of the school year.

Bus Transportation Change Request

All students are scheduled to ride the bus from their home address. If you are requesting a change in your child’s bus stop to a day care address, you must fill out a form for this. Forms are available in the school office for next year or you can download here:
This form must be approved annually. Please note that transportation requests must be submitted by Friday, August 9, 2013 in order to be effective for the start of the 2013 – 2014 school year. Forms can be mailed to the JFK School at 339 Plymouth Street, Attention: Kathy Franchi.

Mon, Sep 22 - Tue, Sep 23
Friendly Smiles
Dental care visit.
Thursday, September 25
Early Release
Thursday, October 2
Picture Day
Monday, October 13
No School
Thursday, October 23
Early Release

Today, 9/21/2014
High: 77 Low: 61
Rain showers
23% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 9/22/2014
High: 74 Low: 63
Patchy fog
24% chance of precipitation.